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Hotels in Columbus near Polaris Fashion Place

Polaris Fashion Place Introduction

Offering 2 levels of shopping, dining, entertainment, and family activities, the Polaris Fashion Place in Columbus, Ohio is a premier indoor mall and outdoor lifestyle center. Opened in 2001, it offers over 150 retail stores, a food court, a kids’ center, and an outdoor plaza. Some of its department stores include Saks Fifth Avenue and Sears. It features a popular play space known as ‘The Zoo’ which has animal sculptures and a treehouse, and was developed in conjunction with the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. The mall also offers special events and regular lifestyle activities such as yoga.

Hotels near Polaris Fashion Place

There’s a broad variety of hotels close to Polaris Fashion Place, most within walking distance of the mall and located in North Columbus, about 12 to 13 miles from downtown. You’ll find plenty of mid-range, family-friendly options with pools, bars, restaurants, and family rooms. Some are apartment hotels offering full kitchens or kitchenettes. There are budget hotels, inns and no-frills motels too. The best time to visit for a hotel bargain is in early spring and fall when the weather is mild and the crowds of summer have dispersed. You’ll also find hotel bargains during winter but the temperatures plummet.

Where to stay near Polaris Fashion Place

The Polaris Fashion Center is in Columbus North, a family-friendly district close to Ohio State University and Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. It offers several restaurants, hotels, entertainment, and nightlife options. The Dublin-Hillard district is a suburb of Columbus with plenty of parks, attractions, and sporting facilities. Dublin is home to the annual Dublin Irish Festival held every August. About 2 miles north of downtown Columbus, the University District is home to the main campus of The Ohio State University, a densely populated area with several boutiques, businesses, bars, and restaurants.

Things to see near Polaris Fashion Place

You can visit the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, a family favorite destination near Powell, north of Columbus. It’s about a 25-minute drive from the Polaris Fashion Place. The COSI science museum and research center is in downtown Columbus, about 19 miles from the mall. The Greater Columbus Convention Center is a 30-minute drive away. The Magic Mountain Fun Center Polaris is just under a mile from Polaris Fashion Place. It’s a family center for arcade games, miniature golf, Go-Karts, Bumper Cars, and other attractions. The Highbanks Metro Park in Delaware County is a 20-minute drive away.

How to get to Polaris Fashion Place

Polaris Fashion Place is north of downtown Columbus, just off the I-71, and an easy drive from Columbus and surrounding Ohio areas. The Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) bus service operates from downtown with a stop close to the mall. Taxis are also available to and from the mall and downtown Columbus, as well as from hotels in the area. Several hotels in North Columbus are within a 10-minute walk or less of Polaris Fashion Place. The John Glenn Columbus International Airport is between a 20- and 35-minute drive away.

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